Thursday, September 22, 2011
Delirium Flesh - Cleaning off a layer of nicotine
Here's one I'm delivering tomorrow. Covered with a yellow film of nicotine from heavy smokers, we cleaned and gave these wonderful colors new life. The owner is so in love with this print... it goes with his Harley.
Nicotine can really change the appearance of a painting. Here's another example of what cleaning can do to restore a painting back to its former glory.
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